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2012 "Tribute to Life" benefit show - Saturday, August 11 in Newington, CT

Discussion in 'Great Skate Debate' started by Sylvia, Jun 15, 2012.

  1. Sylvia

    Sylvia Prepping for club comp. season!

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    The 4th Annual Tribute to Life skating exhibition will take place on Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 7:00 pm at the Newington Arena, Newington, CT.
    This is an annual figure skating exhibition held in memory of David Drake. Proceeds benefit the Helen & Harry Gray Cancer Center in Hartford, CT

    Thanks to the person who sent me the link to the event's Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/TributeToLife2012
    Ticket information isn't posted yet, but I'm sure it will be at some point.
     
    Last edited: Jun 15, 2012
  2. FSWer

    FSWer Well-Known Member

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    What are the links to the other 2 Events Sylvia? BTW. do you know of any Ice-Dancing coming up in this Area?
     
  3. Sylvia

    Sylvia Prepping for club comp. season!

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    FSWer, I replied about the other 2 events in your Training Reports thread and can answer any other related questions you have there: http://www.fsuniverse.net/forum/showthread.php?p=3597436#post3597436

    Hopefully wouldacoulda will see this thread and can post ticket information for the 2012 "Tribute to Life" show when it becomes available. I will be checking their Facebook page as well.
     
  4. Sylvia

    Sylvia Prepping for club comp. season!

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    Newington Arena recently posted this short teaser/review video (Jennifer Wester also publicized it on her Facebook page: "One Night Every Year we dedicate our performances to LIFE and raising money for the Helen & Harry Gray Cancer Center at Hartford Hospital in honor of David Drake. Please help us continue this grand effort by donating, purchasing tickets, or otherwise helping out this great event and great cause!"): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PFr8ZpLHoww
    "Saturday, Aug. 11th, 2012 | Pre-Show Concert 5:30pm, Show Seating Opens at 6:30pm"
     
  5. wouldacoulda

    wouldacoulda Active Member

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    Sylvia - Sorry I've been MIA from FSU! Tickets are now available. $25 in advance, or $35 day of show. Checks can be mailed to Tribute to Life, c/o Newington Arena, 300 Alumni Road, Newington, CT 06111. Checks should be made payable to "Tribute to Life", and tickets will be held at Will Call for pick up day of show.
     
  6. Sylvia

    Sylvia Prepping for club comp. season!

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    Thanks!

    Local article: http://articles.courant.com/2012-07..._1_ice-show-newington-arena-svetlana-kulikova
    Also: http://skatingmagazineblog.com/2012/08/06/tribute-to-life-show-on-tap-for-aug-11/
     
  7. SaSherka

    SaSherka Well-Known Member

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  9. ioana

    ioana Well-Known Member

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    Madison couldn't fly to CT since she had the flu, according to Jennifer Wester (who was busy co-hosting & skating in the show).
    I didn't have my camera with me, so I only took a few videos on my phone, but Tiffany Vise & Don Baldwin's Come What May program should be on youtube in a little bit.

    http://youtu.be/Gbc9ULYNVP0